At EQ Solicitors we take diversity and equality very seriously. Our diversity data is supplied to the Solicitors Regulatory Authority and is available for public scrutiny.


The data below is based on 5 employees.


Select one category which best describes your role in the firm.

Solicitor partner (sole practitioner, member or director)  2

Other fee earning role  2

Role directly supporting a fee earner  1

IT/HR/other corporate services role 0


Which age category are you in?

16-24  1

25-34  2

35-44  0

45-54  1

65+  1


Which gender do you identify with?

Man  2

Woman  3

Other  0

Do you consider your own gender identity to be different from that associated with your sex as registered at birth?

No  5


Do you consider yourself to have a disability according to the definition in the Equality Act 2010?

No  5


Are your day-to-day activities limited because of a health problem or disability which has lasted, or is expected to last, at least 12 months?

Limited a little  1

No  4


What is your ethnic group?

British/English/Welsh/Northern Irish/Scottish  4

White and Asian 1


What is your religion or belief?

No religion or belief/Atheist  1

Christian  3

Muslim  1


What is your sexual orientation?

Heterosexual  5


Did you mainly attend a state or fee paying school between the ages 11 – 18?

UK state school  5


Did either of your parents attend university by the time you were 18?

No, neither of my parents attended university  4

Yes, one or both of my parents attended university 1

Work of the main / highest income earner in your household when your were aged about 14?

Modern professional and traditional professional occupations such as: teacher, nurse, physiotherapist, social worker, musician, police officer (sergeant or above), software designer, accountant, solicitor, medical practitioner, scientist, civil / mechanical engineer. 2

Routine, semi-routine, manual, and service occupations such as: postal worker, machine operative, security guard, caretaker, farm worker, catering assistant, sales assistant, HGV driver, cleaner, porter, packer, labourer, waiter/waitress, bar staff. 1

Small business owners who employed less than 25 people such as: corner shop owners, small plumbing companies, retail shop owner, single restaurant or cafe owner, taxi owner, garage owner. 1

Long term unemployed (claimed Jobseeker's Allowance or earlier unemployment benefit for more than a year) 1

 Are you a primary carer for a child or children under 18?

Yes  2

No  3


Time spent providing unpaid care for those with long term physical or mental ill health caused by disability or age?

No  5